Prospect High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
18900 Prospect Rd.
Saratoga, CA 95070
Phone
(408) 626-3408
District
CAMPBELL UNION HIGH
County
SANTA CLARA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1555
Classroom Teachers
62

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

9

(10 is best)

Better than 83.2% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Prospect High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 44
Proficiency in Reading 69 57
Proficiency in Math 47 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 25.04
AVG FOR DISTRICT 23.44
AVG FOR STATE 23.34
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 429 27.6%
Grade 10 369 23.7%
Grade 11 371 23.9%
Grade 12 386 24.8%
Total 1555 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 28.6% 40.2% 24.4%
Black 3.8% 2.6% 5.7%
Hispanic 38.6% 35.7% 56.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 27.6% 20.3% 12.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.5% 1.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.0% 25.4% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.8% 22.0% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 3.3% 7.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 230,015 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 7,631.7 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.7% 35.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.3% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 13.0% 13.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 84,702 12,965,435
Single Parent Households With Children 6.8% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.1% 82.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 52.9% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 37.1% 19.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.8% 16.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 12.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.9% 15.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.0% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.7% 11.9%
$15,000 or less 6.4% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,863 $61,410,030 47.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $873 $6,818,130 5.2%
Staff $365 $2,850,650 2.2%
General Administration $73 $570,130 0.4%
School Administration $901 $7,036,810 5.4%
Operation $1,260 $9,840,600 7.5%
Transportation $302 $2,358,620 1.8%
Other $845 $6,599,450 5.1%
Total Support $4,619 $36,074,390 27.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,243 $33,137,830 25.4%
Total Expenditures $16,725 $130,622,250 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,110 $44,207,610,675 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $715 $4,444,735,486 5.0%
Staff $719 $4,472,549,320 5.0%
General Administration $117 $729,380,980 0.8%
School Administration $789 $4,904,545,120 5.5%
Operation $1,125 $6,991,988,357 7.9%
Transportation $265 $1,645,794,048 1.8%
Other $639 $3,971,963,894 4.5%
Total Support $4,368 $27,160,605,411 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,836 $17,635,368,261 19.8%
Total Expenditures $14,315 $89,004,272,569 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%